NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 06: New York Rangers Alumni Adam Graves, Stephane Matteau, Ryan Hartman and Jay Wells speak to fans during the Youth Hockey Night Forum at Madison Square Garden before the game against the Edmonton Oilers on February 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Levy/NHLI via Getty Images)
This is a great day for me. This is something I've been thinking about for a long time. This is a great opportunity that the St. Louis Blues organization, (owner) Tom Stillman and Doug Armstrong are giving me and trusting me in doing...This is going to be a great challenge for me.
— Martin Brodeur, after announcing his retirement as an NHL player and becoming a senior adviser with the Blues on Thursday